More on Obama’s anthropology connection

I’ve reported here in the past that my university was the home to Anne Dunham, Obama’s mother. Our alumni magazine is featuring yet another article on Anne. Not a lot new but it is a nice piece if you haven’t yet heard about her work and career and this time … there’s pictures! The “full article is available online”:


Alex Golub is an associate professor of anthropology at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. His book Leviathans at The Gold Mine has been published by Duke University Press. You can contact him at

One thought on “More on Obama’s anthropology connection

  1. Great coverage, thanks for sharing! First the piece in Anthro Now magazine, and now here, let’s get her name spelled right: it is ANN not ANNE

Comments are closed.